400 million Indians are powerless today. Rural electrification is a huge challenge as laying many kilometres of copper wires for a small population is not financially feasible. Sunlight is everywhere and solar energy can be tapped to solve this problem.
Solar mini grids can be used for power generation
Solar mini grids require little technical skills to operate as they are automated
Decreases the reliability of consumers on power companies for electricity.
Cleaner and more economical